The Costumes of ‘The Vikings’
Complex Theories Woad was also used to dye the wool cloak worn over the dress. Bergin worked, twisted and tied every strand of wool, every bit of decorative animal hair. "That way we give a life force to the texture. Adding this texture helps create the sense that there are complexities to the character." And in the disposed Earls' wife's case, these complexities certainly exist. .